Member Profiles


Member Spotlight On
Tim Batterson

Occupation?
Sports Nutrition: SVP Supply Chain

How did you get into triathlon?
Wanted to get back into competition across multiple aspects of working out. Great sense of accomplishment

How long have you been doing triathlon?
7-8 years

Favorite workout?
No real favorite: enjoy them all. A great bike ride with a pack of folks is awesome though!

Do you have training partners?
Have a couple people I'm working with

Best Race?
Have enjoyed them all. Learn a little more each and every time

Worst Race?
None really

Why you do triathlons?
Great way to challenge the mind + body and build good friendships along the way. Keeps me in a pretty steady workout mode which I enjoy

What's next for you?
Continue to train and do races for as long as I can

Most embarrassing moment doing sports?
Tripping across finish line in 2012 Prairie Man 1/2

Running Shoe that you wear?
Asics

What time do you wake up?
4a to 5a

Favorite song to train to?
Anything on iPod playlist

Out of all 3 sports- which is your favorite?
Bike

What kind of food do you eat during a workout?
Hit the liquids and gels

Favorite food (regular)?
A lot of poultry and nutrition products

Spouse/Significant Other?
Heidi and my boxer "Cash"

Other sports interest?
Enjoy basketball, softball league,etc

Something that you like to do that is not sports related?
Spend time with my kids and dog

Favorite TV show/movie?
Enjoy any TV movie time when it comes around. Like a good comedy

Greatest motivator?
Feel privileged to be in a position to workout and compete when so many others have unfortunate circumstances that prevent them from experiencing that

Hometown?
Spent most of my school days in Iowa

Interesting fact about yourself?
I peaked with my height at 6'2" in 6th grade

What do you like to do to get away from triathlon?
Travel, hike, experiences different parts of the country and world